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Originally Posted by ghstudio View Post
Thanks for the influx of thoughts.

grigorianvlad: you suggest using all magnepan's, but you apparently use a Polk center....would you explain.
Fair question. I started with an all-Polk setup (except for the subs). But then upgraded L/R to Maggies. Then added a pair of Eminent Technology LFT-8b's to L/R. The Eminents combine best of both worlds - planar and cone, so they are good for HT. But lack with music. So, the Maggies and Eminents both run in parallel, using different power amps. The processor feeds the same L/R signal , one through RCA the other thru XLR. This way both music and HT sound great.

DAC: Wyred4Sound DAC1LE || Processor: Marantz AV8801 11.2 Ch || Power Amps: Audio Research VS110 (100W tube) || Emotiva XPR-2 (600W), Emotiva XPA-5 Gen 2 & UPA-500 (200W/80W) || L/R Speakers: Eminent LFT-8b , Magnepan 2.7, Center : Polk LSiM-704C, Sur: Polk LSiM-703 || Sub 1: Rythmik F25 (800W). Sub 2: Sunfire True Signature TS-EQ12 (2,700W) || Cables: MIT terminator 2 Biwire, 4, Exp; Cardas Crosslink || Power: Panamax M5300 || HP: HifiMan HE560
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